The Greenlee Chapter DAR will meet Saturday, January 20, 10:00 at the First Presbyterian Church Fellowship Hall in Marion. For more information about the meeting or DAR you may contact email@example.com
The annual Cattlemen’s Association Meeting will be Thursday, January 25th at 6pm at the McDowell Senior Center. Please RSVP by calling 652-8104 by Wednesday, January 17th.
Learn about blueberry management at the monthly Master Gardener meeting Thursday, January 18th at 10am in the Extension Conference Room. The public is invited. Please register by calling 652-8104.
The McDowell Democratic club will meet at the Dragon’s Lair Thursday January 18th, at 6:00pm?
There will be a Country Breakfast Buffet Saturday, January 27th from 7am until 10am at the Whitehouse Community Center, 5408 Painters Gap Road, Union Mills. Adults $6, Children 6-12 $3 and child under 6 eat free.
There is assistance available for people with Medicare who have limited incomes and resources. If they qualify, they can receive assistance with premiums, deductibles and co-payments for their prescriptions. Visit the local Social Security office, call Social Security toll free at 1-800-772-1213, visit www.socialsecurity.gov, or request an extra help assistance application by contacting SHIIP. You may also contact your local SHIIP Coordinating Site, McDowell Senior Center 828-659-0821
The Low Income Energy Assistance Program provides a one-time annual energy provide payment to help eligible families pay their heating expense. Applications for all residents of McDowell County are now open. Go to the Department of Social Services to apply.